Company & Philosophy

Nearly 150 years
of commitment

GerBan Fibres Ltd. is a worldwide leading supplier of virgin bast and other fibres (jute, kenaf, meshta, …) to the composite industry and other nonwoven markets.

GerBan is focused on and dedicated to serving its customers and supporting new market developments without being distracted by other activities.

Commitment is GerBan’s philosophy

  • Commitment to customers and markets
  • Commitment to quality without compromise
  • Commitment to sustainability

ISO 9001:2008 certified

GerBan Fibres Ltd. is a Joint Venture between two leading companies in the world of jute and kenaf/meshta: the German trading house Wilhelm G. Clasen ( and the Bangladesh composite jute mill Nowapara Jute Mills Ltd. ( The shareholders represent nearly 150 years of combined experience with jute and other natural fibres.